Kentucky

Horse Capital of the World

LEXINGTON – Visit the homes of our favorite four-legged animals. Horse Farm Tours are abundant.  There are about 450 horse farms in the region (about 150 in Lexington/Fayette County alone). They’re all working farms- which means you should never just “drop by” -but more than a few allow visitors by appointment or through arrangements with professional tour companies. Here are a few: Blue Grass Tours (859-252-5744); Horse Farm Tours, Inc. (859-268-2906); Unique Horse Farm Tours (859-3213=6653).

Home of the Corvette

BOWLING GREEN – A thriving university town with a progressive population helps drive Bowling Green’s ability to entertain. One visit will explain why Bowling Green is “Geared for fun!” The National Corvette Museum is 115,000 feet if display space showcasing more than 70 Corvettes including mint classics, prototypes, rare finds and racing champs.  There is a KidZone, a real C6 Corvette with the racing simulator, and an on-site cafe. Open daily 8-5. https://www.corvettemuseum.org/